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Dr Georgina Tsagas

Dr Georgina Tsagas

Dr Georgina Tsagas


Area of research

Lecturer in Law

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Book Chapters

G. Tsagas 'The market for corporate control in the Banking Industry' in The Law of the Corporate Governance of Banks and Financial Institutions Elgar Financial Law & Practice series, Editor: Iris Chiu, (2015) forthcoming

G. Tsagas 'An analysis of Employee Information and Particiaption Rights under UK Takeover Regulation Post the Takeover of Cadbury Plc' in An analysis of worker participation rights under the EU Takeover Directive ETUI Study, Editor: S. Vitols, (2015) forthcoming 


G. Tsagas, ‘Tug of war between an open market for corporate control and a long-term vision for UK Firms: Reconsidering target directors’ advisory role post the takeover of Cadbury’s plc’, (2014) 14(1) Journal of Corporate Law Studies 241

G. Tsagas, ‘The Revision of the EU Takeover Directive in light of the 2011 UK Takeover Law Reform’ (2013) 10(1) International and Comparative Company Law Journal 21, paper available on SSRN
G. Tsagas, ‘Reflecting on the value of CSR post the takeover of Cadbury’s plc by Kraft Foods Inc: Implications for the revision of the EU Takeover Directive’ (2012) 9(2) European Company Law Journal 70, paper available on SSRN
G. Tsagas, ‘EU Takeover Regulation: one size can’t fit all’, (2011) 4(1) International Journal of Private Law 171, paper available on SSRN


Georgina has conducted research on projects addressing the reform of the legal framework on insider trading at EU Level, the reform of corporate law and corporate governance in the Middle East and the update of the new edition of ‘Hicks & Goo’s Cases and Materials on Company Law’ (2011, OUP). As a member of the research group ‘Companies, markets, society and the environment’, founded at Oslo University, Norway, she has undertaken research and drafted proposals for reform of aspects of European company law addressing the potential impact of companies on society and the environment.


Georgina Tsagas joined the University of Bristol Law School as a Lectuer in Law in Janurary 2015. Her research expertise lies in takeover regulation and corporate governance. She formerly held posts at UCL Faculty of Laws as a Postdoctoral Associate and at Queen Mary University of London as a Teaching Fellow. Georgina received her Ph.D. from Queen Mary University of London having been awarded a Full Scholarship by QMUL School of Law (2009-2012) to conduct her doctoral research. She obtained her Law Degree from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece and received her LLM in Commercial and Corporate Law from QMUL with Distinction (Rank: 3rd place out of 370 Graduates). She is dually qualified as a lawyer in Greece (2009) and as a Solicitor of England & Wales (2012). Georgina’s research interests include corporate law, securities regulation and corporate governance.


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